Catholic Schools

Shorten slammed over Catholic school interference claims

Education Minister Simon Birmingham has slammed Labor leader Bill Shorten following reports the Catholic school sector helped the party win the …

Bill Shorten

Long read: The battle for the soul of RE

There is a fine line, Anthony Towey believes, between RE lessons and cheap daytime TV.<p>“The government reforms to RE – it’s a classroom version of the …


Brentwood Catholic school hoops team wins diocese title

The “comeback kids.” That’s what St. Sylvester Lancers junior varsity girls basketball coach Tim Stephenson calls the group of fifth- and …


Yellowknife Catholic school board faces long-term displacement after blaze

Superintendent estimates staff will have to work out of St. Patrick High School for at least 6 months<p>The head office of Yellowknife Catholic Schools …

Northern Canada

Who is Adam Wilson? The Newcastle United youngster called up to England U18s squad

Newcastle United youngster Adam Wilson has been called up to the under-18 England squad as his impressive season continues.<p>The left-sided player will …


Cause of Thursday morning fire in Yellowknife unknown

Yellowknife Catholic School Board staff temporarily relocated to high school after fire damages building<p>The cause of a fire early Thursday morning in …

Northern Canada

19 Jokes About Growing Up Catholic That'll Make You LMAO All The Way To Hell

These are sinfully funny.


8th Grade Students Join Senator Mike Miller at School AdvocacyDay

'Making a Difference' is better understood through experience rather than just a lesson in the classroom<p>Owings, MD: Cardinal Hickey Academy's 8th …

Private Schools

Naugatuck's Last Catholic School to Close: Report

Parents are very upset over the news.<p>NAUGATUCK, CT — Naugatuck's lone Catholic school, St. Francis-St. Hedwig School, will close at the end of the …

St. Mary's, A Western Mass. Catholic School, Is Shutting Down Due To Low Enrollment

Support the news<p>A small Roman Catholic high school in western Massachusetts is shutting down because too few students have signed up for its incoming …

High School

Funding to support a Warrawong catholic school’s new care service

BEFORE AND AFTER SCHOOL CARE: Centacare coordinator Julianne Chaplain with St Francis of Assisi Catholic Parish Primary School students Seth Madden …

Teen threatens to shoot up Bronx Catholic school: cops

A teenage student vowed on Instagram to “shoot up” his Catholic high school in The Bronx, delaying classes for several hours, police and school …

New York City

Naugatuck catholic school closing its doors

NAUGATUCK -- The Archdiocese of Hartford announced on Thursday Saint Francis-Saint Hedwig Catholic in Naugatuck will close its doors after the …

City Politics

Regina school buses cancelled for Thursday, fourth day in a row

Regina students will again have to find their own way to class on Thursday, as the public and Catholic school divisions have cancelled transportation …


MACLEOD: Ontario lags B.C. in education choice and results

A recent analysis found that Catholic school boards in Ontario are increasingly enrolling non-Catholic students, prompting calls to end non-Catholic …


Holocaust pranksters face restorative justice at their Catholic school

Two teenagers who dressed up as holocaust victims will not be suspended from their Catholic School.


Holy Spirit Takes State; Youth Orchestra Camp; More Local News

Some of the best and most useful content comes from the Patch community. Here's a roundup of stories from this week.<p>At Patch, we believe that some of …

Public and Catholic school boards agree to share buses — 11 or 12 of them

Edmonton’s Catholic and public school boards have agreed to share “11 or 12” more school bus routes after a spat about co-operating on student …


Teen Painted Sexual References In Catholic School

<b>SHELTON, Conn. (AP) _</b> Shelton Police say they have arrested a 14-year-old for breaking into a Catholic school and spray painting sexual references on …


St. Mary's Catholic school in Wayne to close after 93 years

St. Mary's School, a mainstay in the city of Wayne since 1925, is closing its doors for good at the end of this school year.<p>The K-8 school on …


Teacher marries her girlfriend, and then a Catholic school fires her

The teacher, Jocelyn Morffi, was one of the most popular educators at Sts. Peter & Paul Catholic School in Miami.

New York Times

Victory for Trans Teen After Judge Awards Custody to Supportive Grandparents

The 17-year-old boy has been subjected to cruel treatment from his father, who told him to kill himself.


Globe editorial: Fix the grey area around Catholic school funding

Given the ink spilled over two-tier health care, it feels odd more Canadians aren't overtly distressed by the growing inequity in publicly funded school systems.<p>According to a Globe and Mail analysis, English-language Catholic elementary schools in Ontario have seen a steady rise in enrolment by …


How St. Jude helped New Orleans’ favorite son Aaron Neville

Found guilty for his crimes, then a moment of mercy.<p>Aaron Neville is the pride of New Orleans. His velvety tenor has an ethereal quality to it that …

Los Angeles

Female teacher in Miami catholic school fired after marrying a woman Video

Parents are demanding answers for firing first-grade teacher.

Catholic School Threatens to Expel Student Over Sticker

A Catholic high school in Greenwich, CT told Sophomore Kate Murray that “if she does not remove a Planned Parenthood sticker from her laptop, she …

Planned Parenthood

Large Water Main Break Reported On El Camino Real In San Mateo

BREAKING: Road closures are in effect, police say.<p>SAN MATEO, CA — A "large water main break" has been reported in San Mateo this morning, prompting …

San Mateo

St. Patricia Students Celebrate our Community

Collecting food items for Together We Cope, students focus on how they can serve those in need.<p>St. Patricia's 3rd – 8th graders Celebrated our …


Religion: Sion Academy's impact on Catholic community still echoes, 50 years after closing

Last fall, more than 300 people attended a reunion organized for former staff and students of Sion Academy. What made the reunion remarkable was the …


Holy habits: what school sisters bring to the classroom

Denver, Colo., Feb 2, 2018 / 05:00 am (CNA/EWTN News).- In Lincoln, Nebraska, you can tell the seasons by the habits of the School Sisters of Christ …